Monday, September 26, 2022

Community News

Rav Daniel Glatstein to Speak In Teaneck on Sunday

The Teaneck Hisorerus HaLev Morning Kollel for Working Men invites all the men and boys of the community to hear divrei chizuk for Elul by world renowned speaker, Rav Daniel Glatstein. The event will take place at 7:45 pm. this Sunday, September 4, at Yehshivas Bais Mordechai of Teaneck located at 1443 Palisades Avenue.


Raritan Valley Hadassah to Visit Jewish Heritage Museum

The Raritan Valley Chapter of Hadassah invites community members to join them on a field trip to the Jewish Heritage Museum, 310 Mounts Corner Drive, Freehold, New Jersey, on Sunday, September 11 at 11:30 a.m.

Participants will meet at the Museum;


JFSCNJ Certified Home Health Aide Program Graduates New Students

The Jewish Family Service of Central NJ (JFSCNJ) Certified Home Health Aide Training program recently graduated 11 new students. The training program is approved by the New Jersey Board of Nursing. JFSCNJ is a licensed health care service firm and accredited by the New Jersey Commission on Accreditation


Jewish Home Presents Monthly Support Group for Loved Ones of Those Living With Alzheimer’s and Dementia

The Jewish Home Family is offering members of the community who have loved ones living with dementia a monthly support group at the Jewish Home at Rockleigh.

The first meeting will take place one Tuesday, September 13 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Jewish Home at Rockleigh, 10 Link Drive,


Valley Chabad Focuses On Children in Need

(Courtesy of Valley Chabad) On August 4, teens gathered at Valley Chabad in Woodcliff Lake to pack school supplies for children in need. The initiative was in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey.

A diverse group of teens packed the backpacks full of the school


My Extended Family Resumes For the New School Year

(Courtesy of My Extended Family) My Extended Family, a program supporting children ages 6-13 from single-parent homes, is now open for registration for the 2022-2023 school year.

The program, run by Friends of Lubavitch of Bergen County, pairs “big brothers” and “big sisters” from our


How the Orthodox Union Is Keeping Kosher Baby Formula Coming During the Formula Shortage

The OU has certified-as-kosher formula production facilities in Mexico and Singapore, with plans to expand to the U.K. and Spain.

In February, a baby formula production facility in Sturgis, Michigan, run by Abbott Laboratories, was shut down over reports of bacterial


Yashar Woodworking Club Inspires Creativity and Real-Life Skills

It was the summer of 2020. After months of uncertainty, camps moving to different states and canceled plans, a number of middle school boys found themselves stuck at home as their summer plans had fallen through. A parent of one of my students approached me asking if I would be interested in hosting a serious


CBY’s Yitzchak Yaakov Kollel Boker To Expand to Five Days a Week

(Courtesy of CBY) For the past 20 years, a dedicated group of ba’alei batim have been meeting in Congregation Bnai Yeshurun to begin their days the best way possible —with Torah learning. Named after one of its founders, Dr. Yitzchak Belizon, z”l, the kollel is led by CBY’s own Rav Zvi Sobolofsky — one of YU’s most


ARENA Stem Opens In Garden State Plaza

(Courtesy of Bris Avrohom) Jewish Link Co-Publisher Moshe Kinderlehrer (left), ARENA Stem founder Sergei Manevich and Rabbi Mordechai Kanelsky of Bris Avrohom at the mezuzah dedication for the spacious ARENA Stem in Garden State Plaza which recently opened. Rabbi Kanelsky and Kinderlehrer were impressed with the facility that


Congregation Beth Abraham Has Family Fun Day

(Courtesy of CBA) Congregation Beth Abraham enjoys the last licks of summer with a family fun day! Kids of all ages came out to enjoy the carnival games, petting zoo, crafts and more. And to top off the fun, everyone enjoyed a delicious dinner from Carlos and Gabby’s


Masbia Soup Kitchen Network Reserves Daily Slots for Asylum Seekers

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